The Aztecs arrive in MesoamericaThe Aztec arrived in the 13th century in Mesoamerica and created their empire starting with Tenochtitlan.
The Sun StoneThe Sun Stone, called a calendar, actually was a solar disk that shows leadership and different gods.
The Triple AllianceIn an effort to control the Mexico basin, a secret agreement between Tenochtitlan, Texcoco, and Tlacopan was constructed.
Templo MayorA large Mexica temple in what is now the historic center of Mexico City; it was built over a 100 year span by expansion.
The Aztec declineThe Spanish, under the command of Hernan Cortes, overthrew the Aztec empire and captured Tenochtitlan bringing an end to the Aztec civilization.